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Column: Reinvent the role of a jail to make it smaller, more effective

  • Robert Merce is a retired lawyer and recently served as vice chairman of the House Concurrent Resolution 85 Task Force on Prison Reform; the views expressed here are his own.

    Robert Merce is a retired lawyer and recently served as vice chairman of the House Concurrent Resolution 85 Task Force on Prison Reform; the views expressed here are his own.

We need a new jail on Oahu, but it should be smaller and smarter than one the state wants to build. Read more

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